Tanker Accident Causes Gridlock On Lagos-Ibadan Expressway


The accident which occurred on Sunday morning, on the long bridge inward Lagos – Ibadan expressway has resulted in a traffic congestion.

The traffic congestion was caused by a fully laden fuel tanker which broke down on the outward section of Lagos – Ibadan Expressway spilling its content.

Motorists and commuters have since remained stranded as the gridlock spread to Otedola bridge, Ojodu, and other parts.

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The Lagos State Traffic Management Authority according to a tweet on its official handle @followlastma said the traffic was caused as a result of the tanker spilling its content. See full tweets below.

Traffic has been temporarily diverted to the inward Lagos section of the expressway while rescue operations are ongoing.